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in the legal arena in america. here in phoenix, jodi arias' life is on the line. today a medical examiner is set to testify to the pain and the suffering that man endured. he is the victim, travis alexander. >>> also in las vegas, o.j. simpson talking. he's expected to take the stand. he's trying to get a new trial, but to get one, he's going to have to trash his former lawyer. >>> and in washington, d.c. this hour, president obama is honoring police officers who have been lost in the line of duty and we begin with twin krfrs in d.c. and twin controversies in d.c. of course, the justice department also being accused of secretly seizing the phone records of the associated press, having done so answering to it. attorney general eric holder expected to face tough, tough questions on both of those issues when he appears at a house hearing on capitol hill about two hours from now. and here is just a small example of the combative tone that exists right now between republicans and the white house. >> i've never seen anything quite like this except in the past during the nixon years. >> i can te
and -- it is all happening at this very moment. first, the jodi arias trial. she's in court for a mini trial of sorts. this is the first part of her sentencing phase in her criminal trial. it will decide whether she gets life in prison or death. in washington, eric holder is being grilled on a couple of scandals that are rocking the obama administration right now. we're going to begin in las vegas where america's most famous defendant officially speaks. o.j. simpson taking the stand. and o.j. appears wearing prison blues with his feet shackled and originally his hands shackled, but his right hand freed. he's testified now for nearly two hours in his effort to win a brand-new robbery and kidnapping trial. remember, he did not take the stand at his double murder trial. he did not take the stand at the original robbery and kidnapping trial that landed him here. but here he is right now and he's decided to speak under oath, officially. so far he has told the court that he was reluctant at first to try to recover personal items that he learned some memorabilia dealers were selling. they were his
. thank you so much. >>> we're also following jodi arias back in court. the death penalty phase, her trial now under way. >>> and for a second time in a month, another member of the armed forces assigned to help prevent sexual assaults in the mill stare under investigation for alleged sexual assault and misconduct. lawmakers are outraged and calling secretary of defense hagel to get tough. the details of this latest case stunning. we will lay out the case. and we'll talk with democratic congresswoman carolyn maloney who has pushed the pentagon to enhance its sexual assault training session and response. first, today's "money minute" and a look at how wall street is performing today. i want to make things more secure. [ whirring ] i want to make things more s[ dog barks ] i want to treat more dogs. ♪ our business needs more cases. [ male announcer ] where do you want to take your business? i need help selling art. [ male announcer ] from broadband to web hosting to mobile apps, small business solutions from at&t have the security you need to get you there. call us. we can show you how at&
convictions thrown out. we'll listen in to his testimony throughout this hour. in phoenix, jodi arias is back in the courtroom where a jury will decide if she deserves the death penalty for killing her ex-boyfriend. and here in washington, up on capitol hill the attorney general eric holder, he is on the hot seat. he's facing serious questions right now about the handling of the associated press telephone records and allegations the irs targeted conservative organizations. this is "cnn newsroom." i'm wolf blitzer reporting in washington. >>> we're seeing a first today and it's happening right now inside a courtroom in las vegas. o.j. simpson, he is under oath on the stand and on camera for the first time in his long history of legal trouble. this is not a trial. it's a hearing, letting simpson argue his request for a new trial. he's four years into a 33-year sentence for armed robbery, assault and kidnapping. let's listen in right now. >> -- how much going to be and then just general other people. >> okay. so at the point where you're concluding your conversation with them and saying, thanks,
the president, by the way, we just got word that the jury in phoenix in the jodi arias trial, they have reached a verdict on phase two, whether or not she should live or die, whether she should be eligible for the death penalty, or not. they have to determine if when she killed her ex-lover, it was done in an unusually cruel way, or not. if they determine it was done in an unusually cruel way, she will be eligible for the death penalty. but then there will be a third phase of this trial, which will determine the sentence, whether she spends the rest of her life in jail or whether she is eligible for the death sentence of the we don't know when they're actually going to announce the verdict. we'll continue to monitor what's happening in phoenix. we'll go there once we know what's going on. but once again, the arias verdict has been reached. we'll let you know when we know what's going on. >>> in the meantime, we're awaiting the president of the united states. he'll be walking into the east room of the white house, and making a major statement on the irs investigation. he'll be telling us what he
in these situations? bill: what will it be for jodi arias, is it life or death? [ femalannouncer ] from more efficient payments. ♪ to more efficient pick-ups. ♪ wireless is limitless. [ female announcer ] from meeting customer needs... to meeting patient needs... ♪ to wireless is mitless.s... martha: one man' mission to raise money for charity has ended in tragedy. richard swanson was hit by a truck and he was killed while dribbling a soccer ball along an oregon highway. he was 10 days into a quest to dribble the ball from seattle to brazil for the world cup. he was raising money for a charity that donates soccer balls to developing countries. bill: there are new questions obama is facing on his handling of benghazi. some critics asking where was the commander-in-chief the night of the attack. charles krauthammer on special report. >> where was the president that night. we have seen the pictures of obama on the night of the so sama raid. show me a picture of where he was on the night of the attack in libya. and lastly the talking points which are a fiction and come poundinged by the fact that th
the jury that convicted jodi arias is set to reconvene on a whole other question, just how cruel was her murder? we're going to have extensive coverage of the so-called aggravation phase of arias' first-degree murder trial in just a few moments, but our top story comes from a different courtroom in a different state 300 miles away. that's where o.j. simpson is about to tell a las vegas judge under oath why he deserves a do-over. a do-over in the trial that sent him to prison for 33 years. in short, he says it's all his former lead attorney's fault. it's his fault for getting him convicted of robbing and kidnapping and assaulting two sports memorabilia dealers in vegas who o.j. maintains were selling him his own stolen merchandise. cnn's paul vercammen joins me live to set the stage. so, paul, i know his attorneys are there. i believe o.j. is even at the courthouse at this time. set me up as to just exactly what's transpiring and how soon he's going to take that stand. >> well, we think he's going to take the stand momentarily. don't forget he's now being held at the clarke county jail. h
heavier. well a life or death decision for jurors in the jodi arias trial. a live report on the sentencing phase after the jury found that woman guilty of first-degree murder. plus, continuing to watch oj simpson, monitoring his testimony, we'll have any big updates for you as they cross. >> stuff of mine that was for sale, some real and some bogus. i spent the last ten years raising two kids, you know, through their keane age years to get them in college. i wasn't going to go chase any of this stuff. but he called me, i mean really insisted excessively, and once he sort of let me know that i might know the guys, then my -- look what mommy is having. mommy's having a french fry. yes she is, yes she is. [ bop ] [ male announcer ] could've had a v8. 100% vegetable juice, with three of your daily vegetable servings in every little bottle. jon: fox news alert and a bit of a hail marr mary, oj simpson on the stand trying to get a break in his armed robbery and kidnapping conviction. let's listen in for just a moment. >> away at college at this time. these are all things that they should have, n
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